Wednesday, May 8, 2019

Weekly Top 10 Comic Book Countdown 05/08/2019

Greetings Comic Book Fans,

Happy New Comic Book Day (NCBD), Northwest Comics & Games Presents The Weekly Top 10 Comic Book Countdown! As we do this each and every week. Suggesting the following comic book titles for you to read and collect. Also this June www.portlandindiecon.com is coming and I want you to come support local artists, writers, and publishers.

If you see a comic book you want to read, please be sure to contact your local comic book store to make sure they have it in stock! We thank you for reading this weeks countdown. Have a great day.

10. Zoohunters #4 $3.99 Aspen Comics
There is life on other planets-THEY find it. After their encounter with the villainous Quarec, Abros is in a race to save his son Ty from death. Can he and Minalara keep Ty alive or will Abros lose the only family he has left? The critically acclaimed series makes its long-awaited return as creator and artist Peter Steigerwald presents to you Aspen's most out of this world hit series - THE ZOOHUNTERS!

9. Last Space Race #4 $3.99 Aftershock Comics
Sasha knew sabotage was inevitable. He expected it from the outside - from the other multi-national coalitions building ships - but when he discovers sabotage is coming from within, Sasha is on a mission. He and Roger must work together - something they've never been good at - to try to stop the mysterious saboteur before they destroy everything.

8. Aliens: Resistance #4 $3.99 Dark Horse Comics
Amanda Ripley and Zula Hendricks are engaged in a desperate battle on the jungle moon, losing the fight against genetically modified Aliens and synthetics for survival. One desperate, last-ditch, option remains, and the two women are forced to decide how much of a sacrifice they are willing to make.

7. Captain Marvel #5 $3.99 Marvel Comics
THE FINAL SHOWDOWN AT LAST! The battle with Nuclear Man comes to a head! Captain Marvel's rebellion forces have launched their final desperate assault for control of the island. But Nuclear Man has an ace in the hole - and stopping him will take everything Carol's got. The life of every man, woman and child on Roosevelt Island rests on Carol's shoulders. She's about to show Nuclear Man why they call her 'Earth's Mightiest Hero'!
6. Excellence #1 $3.99 Image Comics
Spencer Dales was born into a world of magic. His father belongs to the Aegis, a secret society of black magicians ordered by their unseen masters to better the lives of others-those with greater potential-but never themselves. Now it's time for Spencer to follow in his father's footsteps, but all he sees is a broken system in need of someone with the wand and the will to change it. But in this fight for a better future, who will stand beside him?
5. Red Sonja Vampirella Betty Veronica #1 $3.99 Dynamite Entertainment
Mystery, murder, and mayhem descends on Riverdale as four of your favorite comic book women meet for the first time. A string of paranormal, unsolved murders leads the vampire hunter Vampirella and her sword-wielding barbarian partner Red Sonja to the small, sleepy town where things always seem to happen... There they discover Betty and Veronica, investigative reporters for the high school newspaper, also hot on the trail of the same killer. 

4. Eve Stranger #1 $3.99 IDW Publishing
You have unlimited funds, a jet-set lifestyle, and extraordinary abilities. And your bloodstream is filled with nano bombs. The contents of a syringe will deactivate them for a week and also wipe your memory. So what happens when you develop a sneaking suspicion that you're actually working for the bad guys? EVE STRANGER, amnesiac-for-hire. High-octane thrills! Impossible missions! Doomed romance! 

3. Unnatural #9 (of 12) $3.99 Image Comics
Newspapers call her a killer, her allies are dead or beaten to a pulp, and her enemies are closing in on her. Oh, and she still has a major 'inner demons' problem to face. So let's agree that Leslie's not in a good spot right now and just leave it there, all right? As we enter the third and final act of MIRKA ANDOLFO's epic, things get pretty serious; we learn more about the world of UNNATURAL and the secret origins of the Glance. Will Leslie be strong enough to survive all this, or is this really the end of the line for her?

2. Spider-Man Deadpool #50 $4.99 Marvel Comics
THE BIGGEST CLIMAX OF THE BIGGEST MARVEL EVENT OF ALL TIME! An epic 50th issue - guaranteed to blow your socks off! READ WITH EXTRA SOCKS! Spider-Man and Deadpool fight the Manipulator for the fate of the entire Marvel Universe! I HOPE THEY PULL IT OFF! I REALLY LIKE THIS UNIVERSE! I'M SO WORRIED!

1. Batman and the Outsiders #1 $3.99 DC Comics
When the quest for justice drives Batman into some morally ambiguous areas, he calls in the most moral man he knows: Jefferson Pierce, a.k.a. Black Lightning, and his team of operatives known as the Outsiders! Several years ago Batman personally put the Barrera family into hiding after they suffered through terrible experiments at the hands of an organization called the Ark. Now all but one of them have turned up dead...and Batman needs to locate Sofia Barrera before the wrong people get their hands on her-and her surprising power!